Fiction » Mystery & detective

Sub-categories: General | Women Sleuths | Short Stories | Hard-Boiled | Police Procedural | Historical | Traditional British | Cozy | International crime | Amateur sleuth 
The Baron at Bishops Avenue: A Lady Marmalade Mystery
By
Series: A Lady Marmalade Mystery. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 63,060. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2015. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy
The 1920s in the UK and the USA were tough for many. There was prohibition in the States. And of course with the Great Depression a fella couldn’t drink his sorrows away. That left murder as consolation. But for the Woolsack, the United Kingdom’s Speaker of the House, life couldn’t be better. Until it's taken away.
Cards and Corpses
By
Series: The Gunner Long Casefiles. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 32,100. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2015. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
Life in the big city isn't just pretty, it's getting downright dangerous for retired bounty hunter Gunner Long. And complicated to boot. He has taken on two employees, a move he figured would allow him to solve more cases. But there are only so many cases needing a private investigator's attention and in the midst of a dry spell, Gunny finds himself sub-contracted by a spiteful dwarf.
Killer Kung Pao
By
Series: Health Nut Mysteries. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 62,340. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2015 by Gemma Halliday. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy
Dr. Piper Meadows heads to the Body, Mind & Spirit Expo expecting to solve health problems, not murder. But her first day starts off wrong when famous psychic Mystic Ming drops dead from his serving of killer kung pao laced with peanut oil, and Piper's Aunt Alfa is fingered as the prime suspect. Unwilling to let her auntie squander her golden years in prison, Piper starts sleuthing!
The Nature of the Beast The PG-Rated Soap Opera: An Angela Chen Mystery
By
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 36,920. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2015. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Frederick Stevens, the CEO of Pricklin Industries, is a man who takes what he wants, including the wife of one of his employees. A host of angered victims are bent on retribution. Angela Chen is an industrial spy sent by a rival firm to bring Stevens down. The mix is ripe for a satirical romp of melodramatic misadventures, climaxing in a whodunit that will baffle the reader till the very end.
Double Murder for Maresciallo Maggio
By
Price: $3.50 USD. Words: 42,960. Language: English. Published: March 30, 2015. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
A beautiful young girl is found with her throat cut near a famous nightclub in the Rimini countryside. Next to her lies her murderer, his head shattered. He killed her, but who killed him? To answer that question, Maresciallo Maggio, Chief of the Viserba Carabinieri, will have to challenge a great many preconceived notions to discover the unimaginable origins of the savage crime.
License to Shop
By
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 56,940. Language: English. Published: March 30, 2015. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth
After tangling with a shopping mall serial killer (in Shop and Let Die) Molly Harbison promised to give up her mystery shopping for a "real" job. True to her vow, she applies for a job at the university where her husband works, begins the awkward and rocky interview process, and stumbles across a new mystery. Someone on the campus is a master identity thief.
The Announcement
By
Series: The Election. Price: Free! Words: 6,670. Language: English. Published: March 30, 2015. Category: Fiction » Adventure » Action
Katryn Johnson is an uncommon first time political candidate for office. Political campaigns and conspiracies are common in America. Strange events happen around her. She often does the unexpected. How will she respond to them? World events, fame, and answers to important questions will change Katryn's life and American politics.
The New Adventures of Lynn Lash
By
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 67,620. Language: English. Published: March 30, 2015. Category: Fiction » Adventure » Action
One of Lester Dent's early characters returns in a collection of all new adventures authorized by the legendary creator's estate- The New Adventures of Lynn Lash from Pulp Obscura!
Elephant Murders: Starbuck
By
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 73,120. Language: English. Published: March 30, 2015. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Plunge into the Fast-Paced World of International Elephant Poaching with Book 1 of the 3-part Elephant Murder series. Deputy Inspector Malinga Mutende of the Zambian CID is catapulted from an idyllic safari vacation into the dangerous world of international elephant poaching when she witnesses a massive helicopter slaughter in the country’s idyllic Kafue National Park.
A Theatrical Murder
By
Series: Sanford Third Age Club Mystery. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 49,420. Language: British English. Published: March 30, 2015 by Crooked Cat Publishing. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth
The show must go on. Howling winds, driving rain, freezing temperatures. The New Year has come in with a nasty bite, but the Sanford 3rd Age Club brave the elements to visit Skegness for a performance of Hamlet. But when one of the cast is murdered on stage, it’s a call to action for Joe, Sheila and Brenda. Shot or poisoned? Or was it related to a road accident in the past? Who is lying?
Jon Fixx
By
Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 148,050. Language: English. Published: March 30, 2015. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Jon Fixx is a clever thriller dressed up in the trappings of a misguided romance. The novelty of writing love stories as wedding gifts has worn thin for Jon. But when Mafia Don Tony Vespucci comes knocking, Vespucci won’t take no for an answer. As Jon’s choices carry him deeper into the dark nexus of the FBI and La Cosa Nostra, Jon realizes what he writes could have life or death consequences.
The Sixth Hour
By
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 91,890. Language: English. Published: March 30, 2015. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Can Darash, a Jewish teenager, track a killer, rescue his family from ruin, and discover the truth about Jesus?
Courage Resurrected: A Ray Courage Mystery
By
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 66,570. Language: English. Published: March 30, 2015. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Email Messages apparently from his dead wife lead private investigator Ray Courage into the lair of a dangerous predator.
Courage Begins: A Ray Courage Mystery Novella
By
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 18,490. Language: English. Published: March 29, 2015. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Former college professor Ray Courage starts a new career as a private investigator and tries to crack an unsolved murder for an insurance company.
The Accused
By
Price: Free! Words: 790. Language: English. Published: March 29, 2015. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth
This is a story of a man who was framed by an unthinkable woman and accused of doing an unthinkable task.
Dick and Henry: The Space Saga
By
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 18,360. Language: English. Published: March 29, 2015. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
The Space Saga contains five unforgettable tales of deception, greed, and revenge. Watch as Dick attempts to outsmart a broken machine in Robot’s Bluff, as he searches for an answer to the Robot Wedding, and join him and HN-R3 in the search for the missing persons in
To Whomever It May Concern
By
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 85,120. Language: English. Published: March 29, 2015. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Comedians Vic Myers and Mark O'Brian were on top of the world. Their comedy act was considered one of the funniest in Show Business. when Vic Myers unexpectedly discovered that Mark O'Brian had lied to him, he decided to find a way of launching him into eternity without sacrificing his freedom. He was certain that if he put his mind to it he could concoct just such a plan.
Ghosts of Morocco
By
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 87,420. Language: English. Published: March 29, 2015 by Falcon Ridge Publishing. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
Fifteen years after a traumatic event in Morocco, Hope Adler is a cautious, dependable businesswoman back home in Canada. No more Wild Child. But when Meddur, the young son of her Moroccan friend, lands on her doorstep, running from murderous Berber radicals, she must reach deep into her past and bring back the Wild Child, because that’s the only way she and Meddur will get out of this alive.
El perdón del inocente
By
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 59,470. Language: Spanish. Published: March 29, 2015 by Editorial Amarante. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Thriller policíaco y de misterio que se desarrolla en Madrid y alrededores. Asesinatos y corrupción policial.
Just Breathe
By
Price: Free! Words: 4,310. Language: English. Published: March 29, 2015. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
A short story about a single mom's child going missing, but nobody recalls the child existing. About 5000 words